Job Opportunities (Band)

Want to be a part of a team of educators and professional musicians that offers young students (grades 4-8) the opportunity to play an instrument at their school and be part of the schools band? Not only do we provide the curriculum and teacher support, we also organize fun performance opportunities for the students. Those performances include multi-school concerts at venues in your area:

In Bay Area: Great America Amusement Park and the St. Patricks Day parade in Downtown San Francisco.

In Portland: Portland Hops Baseball Game, Portland Junior Rose Parade, Holiday music at Washington Square, and Spring Concert at Oaks Amusement Park.

About M.U.S.E

M.U.S.E (Musical Understanding thru Sound Education) is an organization that has been offering musical instruction in the San Francisco bay area, Portland and Eugene Oregon for over 35 years. We offer group instrumental classes for beginners and intermediate levels. Classes are conducted after school on campus with mixed instrumentation (flute, clarinet, alto sax, trumpet, trombone, and percussion (xylophone and snare).

Qualifications  and Position Responsibilities

  • Important to have classroom management skills working with groups of students ages 9-13 (Average class size 6-12 students).
  • Basic background on teaching woodwinds, brass, and basic snare drum. If not familiar with certain instruments, we can discuss ways to manage and train you.
  • Reliable transportation.
  • Passion for teaching and working with young students is a must as well as being able to communicate well with parents and administrators. 
  • Implement M.U.S.E. curriculum and student practice incentives, provide students with M.U.S.E. educational resources online, preparing students for performance events throughout the year.

Positions can range from 1-3 afternoons a week (after school hours). Great part time job especially for performing artists.

Pay: $48-62 an hour depending on number of student enrolled.

Check out our website at

If you are interested and would like to apply, please download the following form. Once you have answered the questions, please notify us that you have uploaded using the link on the form: Applicant Form #1

Link to upload Video

If you have any questions or have issues uploading, please contact Bryant at

Bryant Allard

Director of M.U.S.E.


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